Design and animation students develop a game celebrating diversity, equity and inclusion

Angela Konz, a graphic communication major, and her partner Rebecca Zych, an animation major, created a Halloween-themed video game called “The Great Halloween Kerfuffle” in their Interactive Media Studio class and will present their game at this year’s Student Academic Conference on Tuesday, April 5. In the game, Arora, a kind witch, travels through the realms of different characters to save her Halloween party. […]

Film & Animation Capstone Project Screening

Friday, May 3 | 7 p.m. | Glasrud Auditorium School of Media Arts & Design Film & Animation seniors will present their Capstone Projects, this Friday, May 3 at Glasrud Auditorium, Weld Hall! Door open at 6:30, screening starts at 7 p.m. Last year this event was standing room only. Get there early! Free and open to the public. Refreshments served. Event Flyer

Moorhead Magazine is looking for animation story ideas

The marketing team is working on the next issue of Moorhead Magazine featuring alumni of all majors working in the diverse area of animation.  Here are some ideas to spur your imagination: TV/film visual effects Animators (Pixar, Disney, Dreamworks, Nickelodeon, etc.) Digital compositing 2D/3D simulation/modeling Environmental prop artistry Gaming development Please share any and all ideas you think might broadly […]

Film & Animation Senior Seminar Screening and Presentations

Friday, April 27 | 7-10 p.m. | Glasrud Auditorium, Weld Hall Free and open to the public, refreshments served This screening showcases the capstone projects of Film & Animation Senior Seminar students. A full academic year of inspiration and very hard work has gone into these projects, each created by a collaborative crew. Join us for the exciting premieres!

An Evening with Student Academy Award Winner Devon Manney

Monday, Nov. 27 | 7 p.m. | King Lecture Hall MSUM’s School of Media Arts & Design presents an evening of films and discussion with Moorhead native and 2017 Student Academy Award-winning animator Devon Manney Monday, Nov. 27, at 7 p.m. in MSUM’s King Lecture Hall. A graduate of the University of Southern California, Manney will screen and discuss several […]